Submitted: The Two Sides Team January 16, 2020
Two Sides North America has released three new fact sheets addressing key environmental topics related to paper and print. Download them by clicking the links below.
Paper Recovery and Recycling (click to download)
Paper recycling not only reduces greenhouse gas emissions, it also extends the supply of wood fiber, saves landfill space and often decreases the amount of energy needed to produce new products. Some highlights include:
Paper Production and Sustainable Forestry (click to download)
Sustainably managed forests in North America are a continuously replenished, renewable resource. For example:
Environmental Facts About the Canadian Paper Industry (click to download)
This fact sheet outlines key facts related to Canada, such as the state of the forest, forest management and certification, recycling, environmental performance and goals. Some highlights include:
“Our 2019 North American consumer survey shows that there is a need for more public education on the topic of sustainable forest management, the real causes of deforestation and the great recycling story of print and paper. Once people understand the unique sustainable features of paper-based products, such as the high rate of recycling and the renewable aspect and benefits of well-managed forests – their views of forest products become much more positive,” states Phil Riebel, President of Two Sides North America.
All Two Sides North America fact sheets can be downloaded here and are available for co-branding by Two Sides members.
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